Archived Event: Sixth Annual Health Sciences and Technology Hokie Pitch
About This Event
For the first-time in a “virtual” setting, Virginia Tech students will pitch biomedical commercialization ideas to a “shark tank”-style panel of judges at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 7, during the Health Sciences and Technology (HS&T) Hokie Pitch.
The competition will involve 15 students who have worked with real-world mentors, selected intellectual property, and created an entrepreneurial plan to develop and commercialize biomedical discoveries. Viewers can watch the live webcast of the teams making their pitches beginning at 2:30 p.m. Monday.
The competition, now in its sixth year, involves five teams of Virginia Tech students in the Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health (TBMH) graduate program. The students will compete for $4,000 in cash prizes contributed by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute, Carilion Clinic, Luna Innovations Inc., and the Woods Rogers law firm.
You May Also Be Interested In...
Home ItemSeminar: Precision Medicine of Biological Drugs for Brain Cancer , home
Dec. 7, 2023, 11 a.m. | Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine | Seminar | Children's National Research and Innovation Campus
Home ItemIn Person at CNRIC: Hyperactivation of an RNA Binding Protein by Cancer-associated Mutations , home
POSTPONED: Dec. 8, 2023, 11:00 a.m., Collaboratory, Children's National Research and Innovation Campus, Washington, D.C. | Daniel Dominguez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmacology, UNC School of Medicine | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Cancer Research Group
Home ItemIn Person Seminar: An Epigenome Atlas of the Embryonic Mouse Brain to Study Interneuron Neurogenesis in Normal Development and Disease Models , home
Dec. 15, 2023, 11:00 a.m. | Timothy Petros, Ph.D., Investigator, Unit on Cellular and Molecular Neurodevelopment, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development, National Institutes of Health | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Center for Neurobiology Research
Home ItemIn Person Seminar: Quantitative Proteomics for Understanding Epigenetic Cancer Mechanisms , home
Jan. 12, 2024, 11 a.m. | Ben Garcia, Ph.D., Raymond H. Wittcoff Distinguished Professor and Head, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Washington University School of Medicine | Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar Series | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Cancer Research Group
Home ItemIn Person Seminar: Building and Maintaining Biological Tubes , home
Jan. 19, 2024, 11 a.m. | Ondine Cleaver, Ph.D., Professor, Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center | Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar Series | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Center for Vascular and Heart Research